• Pryor Art Gallery Hosts Ordinary People, Extraordinary Artists Exhibit

    Pryor Art Gallery Hosts Ordinary People, Extraordinary Artists Exhibit

    “It is our intent to actively engage our viewers in experiencing a work of art,” said Michele Wilkinson, Pryor Art Gallery curator. “We have put idea bubbles over some of our beautiful works with a question or phrase for the viewer to record their own version of the back story of the painting.”

    Learn more about Ordinary People...Extraordinary Artists

  • Pryor Art Gallery

    Pryor Art Gallery is open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m., and on Friday from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. The gallery is also open on weekends during special events. Both the exhibit and the artist reception are free and open to the public.

Pryor Art Gallery

Our purpose and mission at the Pryor Gallery is to design, develop and present stimulating exhibits and programs that inspire, educate, enlighten, challenge and entertain Columbia State Community College students, faculty and staff, community members and residents of Middle Tennessee while creating a first-class artistic venue where appreciation for all forms of visual art is enhanced.

The gallery is open to the public and free of charge. All are welcome!
Colorful painting

The Permanent Collection

Columbia State is proud to display its permanent art collection throughout the buildings on the Columbia Campus for students to enjoy.
A photo of Michele Wilkison


Michele Wilkinson became the Pryor Art Gallery curator during the summer of 2015. She has a strong eclectic background, including art and business, which will make her an asset to the gallery. Read Michele's bio.
View of gallery with selection of pottery

Location & Hours

Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Pryor Art Gallery
Waymon L. Hickman building
Columbia Campus

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